Service Engagement

Service activities are experiential learning opportunities with the intended purpose of contributing skills and resources to serve others. Service is an unpaid, non-punitive, intentional activity(ies) to benefit a community need.

Through the Service Experience, students will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Articulate the essential practices of responsible citizenship.
  • Observe and analyze community needs.

Minimum Criteria

To meet the criteria of the Service Engagement Area, students are expected to successfully complete the following activity:

  1. Complete and document at least 200 hours of community service in the University ServScript Program (both on the paper form and online in your myFSU portal). 
    • Service hours must be documented in the University ServScript Program by the last day of the semester (or the Friday of final exam week by 11:59PM Eastern Time) in which the service is completed.
    • Students must complete and document their 200 hours of service PRIOR to submitting their Garnet and Gold Scholar Society Service Engagement Area Reflection
    • Questions on what is considered service? Qualifying Service
    • Questions on how to log your hours? How to record service hours


Service Reflection Evaluation Rubric

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